Chandrababu Naidu

  • Andhra CM to visit upcoming new capital of Chhattisgarh, Naya Raipur on Monday Yesterday

    Raipur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu whose state would be developing a new capital city post-bifurcation will visit Naya Raipur, the upcoming new capital of Chhattisgarh, on Monday. Naidu will later meet his Chhattisgarh counterpart Raman Singh to discuss the successful execution of projects in Naya Raipur, official...
  • With Rs 71 lakh in assets, Chandrababu Naidu is poorer than his wife, son 3 days ago

    Hyderabad: Continuing with the practice he has been following for the last four years, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday declared his personal assets valued at Rs 70.69 lakh. "There is no increase in my assets except a minor hike in my bank balance," he told a...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Srikakulam has potential for industrial development, says CM Naidu 4 days ago

    Srikakulam: Srikakulam district has potential for industrial development and industrialists have come forward to establish industries in the district, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu said on Thursday. He visited the district to inaugurate VKT Pharma Pvt Ltd set up by his friend Potluri Ramesh Babu. After inaugurating the pharma unit,...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Chandrababu Naidu-led government completes 100 days 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu who completed 100 days in office on Tuesday said that he would "not celebrate" the occasion. "I am not celebrating (the first) 100 days in office. My only objective is to take the crisis-ridden state forward towards the path of development," he...
  • Andhra Pradesh announces Rs 5 crore aid for Kashmir September 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Wednesday announced financial assistance of Rs 5 crore for the floodhit people of Jammu and Kashmir. He said the state has sent 300 metric tonnes of readytoeat packaged food. According to a statement from the Chief Minister's office, 145 metric tonnes of...
  • Flood alert sounded in Andhra Pradesh, CM Naidu reviews situation September 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: With flood alert sounded in coastal districts of Andhra Pradesh, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday directed Ministers and officials to take up prompt rescue and relief measures wherever necessary. Amid flood predictions for the coastal districts, the Chief Minister has instructed officials to ensure people are safe...
  • Andhra Pradesh Assembly adopts resolution on 33 pc reservation for backward classes September 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly on Saturday adopted a resolution requesting the Centre to provide 33.33 per cent reservation to backward classes (BCs) in the Parliament as well as the state legislatures. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu moved the resolution in the House on the last day of the Budget...
  • Chandrababu Naidu wants to transform AP into a "digital state" September 5, 2014

    Guntur: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday said he wants the state to be a "digital AP". "Our Prime Minister Modi has an ambition to make the country a 'Digital India'. Now I am thinking to transform Andhra Pradesh into 'Digital AP' prior to other states," he said. To...
  • AP: With capital tag, Vijayawada set to regain preeminence again September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: With Vijayawada being announced as the capital city of residuary Andhra Pradesh on Thursday by Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, this historical and cultural hub is all set to regain its glory and preeminent position. Vijayawada in Krishna district of coastal Andhra Pradesh has traditionally occupied a prominent place in...
  • CM Chandrababu Naidu announces Vijaywada area as the capital of Andhra Pradesh September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday announced Vijaywada as the capital of Andhra Pradesh. The announcement was made in the state Assembly. Naidu said, "The Cabinet met on September 1 and resolved to locate the capital city in a central place of the state, around Vijayawada, and...
  • VijaywadaGuntur set to be the new capital of Andhra Pradesh September 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Chandrababu Naidu government is expected to declare VijaywadaGuntur as the new capital of Andhra Pradesh on Thursday. The announcement is likely to be made in the assembly on Thursday afternoon. The opposition YSR Congress has demanded a discussion over the issue. The Sivaramakrishnan Committee which was appointed by...
  • VijayawadaGuntur set to be announced as new Andhra Pradesh capital on Thursday September 3, 2014

    Hyderabad: The new capital of Andhra Pradesh will be officially announced on Thursday in the state assembly. Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu is set to announce the VijayawadaGuntur area as new capital region. However, the Sivaramakrishnan committee constituted by the UPA government had said that designating the region as the capital...
  • Telangana government calls for shutdown to undertake doortodoor survey August 19, 2014

    Hyderabad: The life in Telangana is likely to come to a standstill as the government has called for a shutdown on Tuesday in order to undertake a doortodoor survey. 'Telangana Samagra Kutumba Survey' or 'Telangana Intensive Household Survey' will cover over 84 lakh households in the state. The enumerators will...
  • CMs of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh hold talks to sort out differences August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Putting aside their differences, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday met in presence of Governor ESL Narasimhan to sort out differences between the two states on various issues. Both the chief ministers told reporters after...
  • Budget session of Andhra Pradesh Assembly begins on Monday August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Presentation of Budget, Telugu Desam Party government's white papers on different sectors, its proposed 'vision documents' for development and poll promises like farm loan waiver would be part of the agenda of Andhra Pradesh Assembly's Budget session which begins on Monday. This would be the first Budget session of the...
  • Panel on Andhra capital to submit its report next month July 26, 2014

    The expert committee constituted by the central government to study various alternatives regarding the new capital for Andhra Pradesh, plans to submit its report by the middle of August. Former urban development secretary K. C. Sivaramakrishnan, who is heading the fivemember panel, Saturday said though they have time till September, they...
  • Panel on new Andhra Pradesh capital to meet CM on Saturday July 26, 2014

    Hyderabad: The expert committee constituted by the Centre to study various alternatives regarding the new capital for Andhra Pradesh, will hold further round of talks with Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Saturday before finalising its recommendations. The fivemember committee, headed by former Urban Development Secretary KC Sivaramakrishnan, had submitted its...
  • Farm loan rescheduling in AP, Telangana yet to get RBI nod July 14, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Reserve Bank of India is yet to give its approval for the proposed rescheduling of farm loans in Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, its Deputy Governor R Gandhi said on Monday. Contrary to claims made by the Andhra Pradesh government that RBI had agreed to the farm loan rescheduling, Gandhi...
  • Chandrababu Naidu, KC Rao visit temple to mark Bonalu festival July 13, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao and several other leaders offered prayers at a famous temple in Secunderabad here on the occasion of Bonalu festival. The leaders visited the Sri Ujjaini Mahankali temple which is frequented by thousands of devotees during the festival. Rao...
  • Andhra Pradesh CM praises Union Budget as growth and development oriented July 10, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday termed the Union Budget as "growth and development oriented" and hailed the priority accorded to infrastructure building. "The Union Budget, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, denotes a positive trend. It is growth and development oriented. Top priority has been accorded...
  • Andhra Pradesh: ISRO Chairman, scientists call on Chandrababu Naidu July 7, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Government would like to take advantage of satellite technology available with ISRO for the benefit of common people, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said on Monday. Naidu met ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan and a team of scientists from the space agency who called on him here. The Chief...
  • Andhra Pradesh: Chandrababu Naidu holds meeting with MPs July 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday asked the MPs from the state to make collective and coordinated efforts to get the promises made during bifurcation realised. Naidu, who convened a meeting of MPs from all parties a day ahead of the Budget session of Parliament, told them...
  • Allparty meet held to ensure smooth functioning of Budget session July 5, 2014

    Delhi: Days ahead of the budget session, leaders from various political parties met for an allparty meeting in the Delhi on Saturday. Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan called for the meeting asking leaders to ensure the smooth functioning of Parliament during the Budget session. PM Narendra Modi was present along...
  • Andhra Pradesh: CM Naidu inspects Secretariat blocks allotted July 4, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday toured and inspected the blocks allotted to the state in the Secretariat. Chandrababu made an unscheduled visit to the Secretariat, after paying homage to freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju on Tank Bund, to get a first hand feel of affairs in...
  • Chennai building collapse: Chandrababu Naidu announces exgratia for Telugu victims June 29, 2014

    Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday announced an exgratia of Rs five lakh each to the relatives of Telugu workers who were killed in a building collapse in Chennnai. Naidu, who reviewed the building collapse incident with officials here, has asked state minister K Mrinalini to rush...
  • GAIL pipeline fire: Naidu cuts short Delhi trip, heads to Andhra Pradesh June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Friday cut short his visit to Delhi and rushed to Rajamundry after over 15 people were killed in a massive fire at a gas pipeline in the State this morning. A statement from the Government of Andhra Pradesh here said, the...
  • Chandrababu Naidu tells Centre to rename Hyderabad airport after NTR June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday expressed hope that Hyderabad's Rajiv Gandhi international airport will be renamed after TDP founder N T Rama Rao. Naidu said the airport was originally named after former Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh N T Rama Rao but once its location...
  • AP House adopts resolution towards creating a graftfree state June 24, 2014

    Hyderabad:The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly today adopted a resolution requesting the Centre to take all possible measures to create a corruptionfree India and eradicate the menace of black money. The state government, in the resolution adopted unanimously by the Assembly, promised to take all necessary measures to create a corruptionfree AP...
  • Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly raises retirement age of government employees to 60 June 23, 2014

    Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly today unanimously passed a Bill amending the AP Public Employment (Regulation of Age of Superannuation) Act, 1984, enhancing retirement age of government employees to 60 years from 58. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu moved the amendment Bill in the House and requested the members...
  • Andhra Pradesh: 8 Congress MLCs join TDP June 21, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a significant political development that will improve the Telugu Desam's strength in the Andhra Pradesh Legislative Council, eight Congress MLCs crossed over to the ruling party on Saturday. The Members of Legislative Council (MLCs) met Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu here this evening and joined TDP. "The...